The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++ Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 52 70
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 6 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.90% 2.39% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 2.54% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Glasgow median daily rate - £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Scotland median daily rate £285 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -26.92% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £39.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 633 669 864
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.05% 93.96% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1085 1441
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.69% -1.42%  
10th Percentile £240 £213 £238
90th Percentile £500 £475 £455
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 64
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.62 £9.50 £31.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.97% -70.05%  
10th Percentile £13.50 £9.25 £12.14
90th Percentile £56.63 £13.00 £66.05
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +89.65% -22.66%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Glasgow

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ Developer in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Glasgow

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Glasgow

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) WSDL
4 4 (50.00%) Sybase
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) OOD
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Korn
7 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) Front Office

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) WSDL
1 4 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Sybase